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Re: Surfacing getting involved

From: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2013 16:28:36 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHZLcPqrgbNm9z-X00TqGXzxi_+ByqdxcRGm3JiPPXZRH4ObQQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Doug May <intuedge@gmail.com>
Cc: Janet Swisher <jswisher@mozilla.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Music to my ears, too.
~Scott



On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 3:55 PM, Doug May <intuedge@gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks, Janet.  I completely agree.
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 3:48 PM, Janet Swisher <jswisher@mozilla.com>wrote:
>
>>  On 3/28/13 4:56 PM, Doug May wrote:
>>
>> OK.  Hard to argue with all that, Scott.
>>
>> tl;dr - we are still not making it easy to figure out how or where to
>> get started
>>
>>
>>  I think we could do much more to invite participation in content editing
>> and creation on the main landing pages ([www|docs].webplatform.org).
>> Right now, the site and community are much more about those activities than
>> about reading/consuming content, and we should bring that to the
>> foreground. Our current landing pages are portraying this as a place to
>> *read* about web development -- we'll get there eventually, but it's a
>> higher priority right now to get people involved in editing.
>>
>>  I have more thoughts about this, but I won't have time until at least
>> next week to write them up.
>>
>> --
>>  Janet Swisher <jREMOVEswisher@mozilla.com>
>> Mozilla Developer Network <https://developer.mozilla.org>
>> Technical Writer/Community Steward
>>
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>
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